Ethel Lane

Above Images: Lane, circa 1974

  • Missing Since 10/18/1974
  • Missing From Myrtle Creek, Oregon
  • Classification Endangered Missing
  • Sex Female
  • Race White
  • Age 86 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'4, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Caucasian female. Lane's ears are pierced.

Details of Disappearance

Lane and her daughter, Joyce Hess, were last seen in Myrtle Creek, Oregon on October 18, 1974. They lived together on west Gazley Road. They have never been heard from again.

Authorities believe the women were murdered. Few details are available in their cases.

Investigating Agency

  • Douglas County Sheriff's Office 541-440-6281

Source Information

Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004. Last updated March 6, 2012; casefile added.